Health/Beauty

What Are You Doing this Cancer Prevention Month?

February is Cancer Prevention Month. It’s been found that only about 5% of cancer cases are hereditary, meaning the rest are influenced by lifestyle choices. Data shows 1 in 2 men and 1 in 3 women being diagnosed with cancer in their lifetimes in the United States; the World Health Organization states about ⅓ ofContinue Reading “What Are You Doing this Cancer Prevention Month?”

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The Power of 1: Your actions could save a life

The Power of 1: Your actions could save a life… One small act can make a difference in the life of a Veteran in crisis. Every year, organizations across the country recognize September as Suicide Prevention Month. This year, join the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA), local and national organizations, and individuals across theContinue Reading “The Power of 1: Your actions could save a life”

Mental Health/Wellness

Suicide Prevention Month: Buy a Tie & Help Save a Life

In the past year my husband and I attended funerals for two different soldiers my husband served with – they both committed suicide. I remember sitting there at the first funeral and only being able to remember his smile and his ability to get anyone around either smiling or laughing. He was a husband andContinue Reading “Suicide Prevention Month: Buy a Tie & Help Save a Life”